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Good to know: Next stop: Help the Ebola orphans

      A College That Hasn’t Forgotten. When Ebola ravaged West Africa last year, assistance poured in from across the United States. Corporations, elementary schools and even the military pitched in to get money, food and medical care to those afflicted. The College of Saint Rose stood out. After the College community collected funds, a professor took the money…

Good to know: On, and off, the front lines of Ebola research

Just three years out of college, Katie Daddario DiCaprio ’02 helped develop the vaccine that now represents perhaps the best hope of slowing the spread of Ebola. DiCaprio was a graduate student when she worked in the highly restricted military lab where day after day monkeys given the vaccine remained alert and healthy, following numerous failures. She co-authored a paper…